Skilling and education company, NIIT Ltd. has diversified its business model by moving into the non-IT space. A Live Mint article reports that NIIT announced the opening of its first cloud campus on to provide education in management, finance, and social media marketing.
NIIT hopes that the non-IT business line will account for 60% of its business in the next five years. Some of NIIT’s courses, such as GNIIT, were popular a few years back as there were fewer engineering colleges in India. That has changed drastically with the country seeing the opening of several engineering colleges in the last few years.
Read the Live Mint article here.